The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 85 91 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Android 21 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.86% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.62% 1.47% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 3
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
317 272 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.00% 25.64% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 286 227 176
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
South East

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Android
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region.

Android Salary Trend in Kent

Android
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Kent

Android
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 10 £55,000 - 1
Dartford - 8 £50,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +9 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £30,000 - 2
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 41 (85.42%) C#
2 39 (81.25%) Apple iOS
3 38 (79.17%) Mobile App
4 33 (68.75%) .NET
5 32 (66.67%) HTML
6 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
6 31 (64.58%) Cocoa
7 30 (62.50%) MVC
7 30 (62.50%) Windows
8 29 (60.42%) Xcode
8 29 (60.42%) Objective-C
8 29 (60.42%) Cocoa Touch
9 28 (58.33%) iOS Development
10 25 (52.08%) Xamarin
10 25 (52.08%) WCF
11 22 (45.83%) CSS
11 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
12 20 (41.67%) Web Services
12 20 (41.67%) Computer Science
12 20 (41.67%) Degree
13 19 (39.58%) Windows Phone
14 18 (37.50%) SQL
15 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
16 15 (31.25%) OOP
17 14 (29.17%) C
17 14 (29.17%) SQLite
18 13 (27.08%) OO
19 12 (25.00%) XAML
19 12 (25.00%) VB
19 12 (25.00%) C++

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) Node.js
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQLite
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (60.42%) Xcode
General
1 11 (22.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Team Leader
4 10 (20.83%) Software Team Leader
5 8 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
5 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Development Team Leader
7 4 (8.33%) Programmer
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.33%) iOS Developer
8 3 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
8 3 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) .NET
2 32 (66.67%) HTML
3 31 (64.58%) Cocoa
4 29 (60.42%) Cocoa Touch
5 25 (52.08%) WCF
6 22 (45.83%) CSS
7 20 (41.67%) Web Services
8 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 12 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (20.83%) jQuery
10 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 8 (16.67%) HTML5
11 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 8 (16.67%) CSS3
12 7 (14.58%) JSON
13 5 (10.42%) Ninject
14 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (79.17%) Mobile App
2 20 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (25.00%) SystemC
4 8 (16.67%) iPhone
4 8 (16.67%) NHS
5 5 (10.42%) iPad
6 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (81.25%) Apple iOS
2 30 (62.50%) Windows
3 19 (39.58%) Windows Phone
4 11 (22.92%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) MVC
2 28 (58.33%) iOS Development
3 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 15 (31.25%) OOP
5 13 (27.08%) OO
6 11 (22.92%) Android Development
7 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
7 7 (14.58%) Product Management
8 6 (12.50%) Matrix Management
8 6 (12.50%) TDD
9 5 (10.42%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (10.42%) Web Application Development
9 5 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (4.17%) SEO
10 2 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (2.08%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (2.08%) Game Development
11 1 (2.08%) Rapid Prototyping
11 1 (2.08%) SOA
11 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) C#
2 29 (60.42%) Objective-C
3 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 18 (37.50%) SQL
5 14 (29.17%) C
6 12 (25.00%) XAML
6 12 (25.00%) VB
6 12 (25.00%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 25 (52.08%) Xamarin
3 9 (18.75%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) Facebook
4 1 (2.08%) Twitter
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000
Posted: 16 days ago